Mountaineering Club

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Club E-mail

mountaineering@sheffield.ac.uk

Club Website

http://www.sheffieldmountaineering.co.uk/

Club Facebook/Twitter

https://www.facebook.com/UoSMountaineering/

Key Contacts

Chair - Harry Lewis - mountaineering@sheffield.ac.uk
Secretary - Louise Baddeley - usmc.secretary@sheffield.ac.uk

How To Join/Get Involved

Join our group on facebook (https://www.facebook.com/groups/263641740443522/) to keep updated as to what we're doing as a club, or come to one of our Monday meetings which usually take place at 1pm in Octagon meeting room 1.

Aims For The Year Ahead

To keep getting people involved with outdoor climbing, and to run lots of training/skills improvement sessions to help people climb confidently and safely

Training Times

Mondays 7pm

Training Location

The Foundry climbing centre

Training Location Post Code

S3 8EN

Training Travel Details

People usually travel on foot

Club Achievements

N/A

Events

Walk - Saturday 24th September Our first event of the year takes place in Edale with a 14km walk along the skyline! We will meet outside the Octagon at 9am; be sure to bring a waterproof coat, something to eat and decent footwear. ​ Freshers Climb/BBQ - Sunday 25th September Whether you’re a seasoned grit climber or complete newbie, you should come along to Lawrencefield for a climb and a BBQ with free food if you sign up to USMC! Meet current members outside the Octagon at 10.10am, 11.10am or 12.10pm where you will catch the bus out to Lawrencefield. ​ Freshers Monday Meeting - Monday 26th September Want to know what the club gets up to on a weekly basis? Head over to Octagon meeting room 1 to get clued up and eat cake! ​ Psyche Talk/Roped Up Bar Crawl - Wednesday 28th September The first social of the year! To kick off we will meet at the Edge bar at 6pm where current members will talk you through all aspects of what the club get up to from sunny Sport Climbing in Greece to post-lecture evenings in the Peak District (a 10-minute drive!). At 8pm we tie you together and embark on a bar crawl with a twist; get psyched! ​ Freshers Weekend - 7th-9th October Our first club trip of the year takes place at Tremadog in North Wales for a weekend of walking and climbing; all abilities are welcome so if you're new to climbing then this is the perfect chance to get on some of the best rock in the UK! Keep an eye out for the sign-up on the club Facebook page as this fills up fast!

Club Sponsors

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